Kanab Balloons and Tunes Roundup
Battle of the Bands Rules and Regulations
A $60 entry fee is required, but it will be
refunded when the band/group shows up on time to perform.
Bands must submit a completed application,
filled out W9 and and payment for the deposit by January to be considered.
Battle of the Bands is a live music, band/group
competition. No solo singers or DJ/Mixers will be considered. Band/group size
must be at least three (3), but no more than eight (8) musical performers.
Bands selected to compete must perform for 45
minutes. No tracking or lip-syncing will be allowed.
Kanab Balloons and Tunes Roundup is a family-friendly
event and any band/group submitting an application for the Battle of the Bands
agrees to provide appropriate entertainment. Event organizers reserve the right
to disqualify a band/group for reasons including, offensive lyrics,
inappropriate dress or behavior, gang or offensive tattoos, depiction of
violence or nudity or explicit activity. Violations will result in immediate
disqualification from the competition.
Please send us a sample of your music, or direct
us to where we can listen online.
Judging will be based on the following criteria on a scale
Attitude and Professionalism
There will be a panel of 5 judges that will give the band
feedback immediately after your performance.
1st place: $2,500
2nd place: $1,500
3rd place: $1,000
If any member of a band/group is late for their
performance time, the band may choose to perform without the late member(s) or forfeit
their spot in the competition. If the whole band/group is late for their
performance time, they will automatically be disqualified.
Bands must provide all instrumentation and
instrument amplification (guitar amp, base amp, etc.) A sound system
(speakers/monitors), microphones and stands will be provided.
Bands will be performing either Friday or Saturday. Performance time will be
assigned by February. If you are not willing to play either day,
do not apply.
The winners will be announced Saturday afternoon
and the winning band will perform Saturday evening for 1 hour. You must perform
your evening set to receive payment.
By participating in Battle of the
Bands, all members of the band/group grant Kanab Balloons and Tunes Roundup
permission to take, use or publish photographs of them either with or without
their names, in such manner as, in its sole discretion, Kanab Balloons and
Tunes Roundup may deem proper, and further waive ownership interest in any
photos or copies thereof.
Each band is allowed to have a
table with band merchandise (i.e. shirts, CDs, stickers, etc) for sale in
designated areas during the competition.